Essays about: "Chile"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 124 essays containing the word Chile.

  1. 1. Accessibility Studies of Potentially Hazardous Asteroids from the Sun-Earth L2 Libration Point

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Rymdteknik

    Author : GAUTHAM GANESAN; [2020]
    Keywords : Near-Earth Objects; Potentially Hazardous Asteroids; Halo Orbit; Invariant Manifolds; Analytical construction; Palermo Scale; Low-Energy transfer;

    Abstract : A newly proposed F-class mission by the European Space Agency (ESA) in 2019,Comet Interceptor, aims to dynamically intercept a New Solar System Objectsuch as a Dynamically New Comet (DNC). The Spacecraft will be placed in aperiodic (Halo) orbit around the Sun-Earth L2 Lagrangian point, waiting for furtherinstructions about the passage of a comet or an asteroid, which could well bereached within the stipulated mission constraints. READ MORE

  2. 2. Analysis of stellar spectra with machine learning

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för teoretisk fysik; Lunds universitet/Astronomi; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för astronomi och teoretisk fysik

    Author : Alvaro Segovia Otero; [2020]
    Keywords : Galactic Archaeology; machine learning; chemical abundances; FGK stars; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : Researchers in the field of Galactic Archaeology have entered the era of industrial revolution. Upcoming surveys are planning on observing tens of millions of stars and high precision and accuracy must be ensured when deriving their stellar parameters and elemental abundances. READ MORE

  3. 3. Chilean Uprising : Grassroots movements as an instrument of contestation to social injustice and neoliberal urbanism

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Camila Freitas de Souza; [2020]
    Keywords : grassroots movements; postcolonial and decolonial theory; critical discourse analysis; Santiago de Chile;

    Abstract : In October 2019, a wave of massive demonstrations took place in Santiago de Chile and this movement was stamped in several newspaper covers worldwide. People shouting against the Chilean neoliberal system, holding posters with anti-imperialist sayings, and organizing artistic interventions on the streets went viral in social media. READ MORE

  4. 4. Effect of dust-settlements on glasscovered concentrating solarcollectors in Atacama desert

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för fysik

    Author : Elias Forsgren; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : As of today 189 countries have signed the Paris agreement which states that the mean temperature of the world should not increase with more than 2°C when compared to pre industrial levels. This causes a great shift in the energy sector sand the hunt for newer and better renewable sources continues. READ MORE

  5. 5. Undermining the Local: Power, Acceptance, and Confidence surrounding a Chilean Mining Operation : Social Impacts of the Mining Operation Los Pelambres on the Cuncumén Community

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Naturresurser och hållbar utveckling

    Author : Julia Schwab; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Ethnography; Social License to Operate; Mining; Power; Trust; Victim Mentality;

    Abstract : The present ethnographic research explores the socio-economic repercussions of a copper mining operation in Chile on its host community. By examining the development of the relationship between this local community and the mining company since the latter’s arrival, this thesis sheds light on the possible (secondary) impacts of corporate social responsibility (CSR) measures and participatory spaces on intracommunal dynamics. READ MORE